ArcReader is a light weight and free, stand alone solution for viewing many different map data types. It cannot be used for applications that require substantial computing power. It will run in a stand alone environment.
If you attempt to install version 5.2 when version 5.0 or 5.1 is currently installed, the installation process will uninstall the 5.0 or 5.1 version before installing the 5.2 version. If you attempt to install version 5.2 when version 5.2 is already installed, the install process will give you the option to uninstall Soil Data Viewer 5.2, without reinstalling it.
If you have a problem with a map service, it is likely that the service provider added some new data security restrictions after you downloaded the most recent version of ArcGIS. You can use ArcGIS Explorer to check the current data security settings of a service.
Before installing ArcGIS, you must first install all of the required ArcGIS components. ArcGIS will not work unless the following extensions are installed: ArcGIS Rest Server ArcGIS Extension Package ArcGIS Handler ArcGIS REST Server Extension 7211a4ac4a